The Simple and Wise Words of Kirk Apt
An essay about how long and tough ultramarathons require both patience and persistence in order to succeed.
The Wasatch Front 100 Mile 40th Anniversary Celebration
A look at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Wasatch Front 100 Mile.
Some Thoughts on Obsession
AJW writes about runners who become ‘obsessed’ with and excel at certain races.
The Legendary Pikes Peak Marathon Men’s Record
AJW speculates on whether Kilian Jornet will set the Pikes Peak Marathon course record this weekend.
What Makes an FKT?
AJW writes about the section of the Appalachian Trail through Shenandoah National Park in Virginia.
The Place is What You Make It
An essay about making a home wherever you are.
The Power of Heat: Reflections on the 2019 Vermont 100 Mile
AJW looks at the hot and humid 2019 Vermont 100 Mile.
An essay about the importance of managing expectations in running and life.
AJW writes about running under summertime sunrises.
AJW writes about how the Western States 100 feels like home for him.